Industry mentoring key to success

Having access to industry mentors is key to a successful career in the Australian beef industry, according to NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion finalist Jeremy Cummins. Mr Cummins, 29, works for Teys Australia as a livestock manager and was named by Cattle Council of...

Giving a voice to South Australian rural youth

The formation of an agri-political platform for youth in South Australia is on the agenda for NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion finalist Hannah Marshall. According to Ms Marshall the state is lacking a program for young farmers and agribusiness professionals and she...

Engaging youth on industry advocacy and policy

Social media is giving both rural and urban youth immediate access to beef industry political engagement and advocacy, according to NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions finalist Kirsty McCormack. The 23-year-old from Brisbane believes it is important the beef industry...

Shining the spotlight on beef industry issues

Skilled staff, transportation and communications are the key challenges for Australia’s pastoral beef industry, according to NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions finalist Kristy-Lee Fogarty. Kristy-Lee, 25, from Alice Springs, wants the spotlight shone on improving...